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KUDE48FXSS5 KitchenAid Dishwasher - Overview

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$22.27

Door Balance Link Kit

This kit includes 2 door balance links and 2 door balance mounts with wheels.

$8.07

Mounting Bracket

Sold individually.

$21.09

Postitioner

Also known as rack adjuster.

$22.74

Adjuster Clip

$3.76

Tine Pivot

$22.47

WHEEL

$3.96

Rubber Washer

Sold individually. Used with the heating element.

$3.83

RETAINER

$2.70

Hose Clamp

$5.54

Touch-Up Paint - White

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Replaced Hinge Link

  • Customer: Scott from Fort Lauderdale FL
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 265 of 270 people found this instruction helpful
Pulled dishwasher from under counter, attached link to spring, hooked spring back into frame/chassis, threaded link through pulleys, attached other end of link onto door, reinstalled dishwasher under counter. All's well. Note-I purchased an extra link anticipating that the other one will fail. They're cheap enough. read more

Door spring link broken

  • Customer: Sean from Ramona CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 84 of 86 people found this instruction helpful
1. Open the dishwasher and remove the two plastic grommets about halfway down on either side of the opening. Then remove the two screws under the grommets.

2. Remove the kick plate under the door. May have to lower unit by turning the feet using the adjustable wrench.

3. Make sure you have enough slack in the water input line and electr... read more

The door would drop open when it was released

  • Customer: David from La Quinta CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 62 of 64 people found this instruction helpful
This was the second time I had this problem so I knew the symptoms and remedy. The tools needed were two nut drivers a ¼” and 5/16” along with a flat pry bar and Phillips screw driver. I started by removing the lower front panel by removing the two ¼” screws on either side. The lower panel will lift up and then can be removed by pulling on the bottom. Th... read more